Treasure the Severn

Our Vision

A healthy and thriving Severn River for present and future generations.

Our Mission

We engage the local community with the Severn River and its tributaries through advocacy, education and restoration.

Marylanders Grow Oysters Operation: Build-A-Reef

Divers Find Plenty Of Life On Budding Oyster Reefs

There is great news from the bottom of the Severn River! Your baby oysters are alive and well on the oyster reefs that are being restored between the Rt. 50 and USNA Bridges! The good news comes from scuba diver Audrey McDowell with the University of Maryland’s Paynter Lab. When we needed a volunteer to […]

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We Invite You to Get Involved

  • Clean up streams & tributaries
  • Grow oysters in your river
  • Remove harmful invasives
  • River Monitoring: Measuring salinity, total dissolved solids, temperature & conductivity

  • Join Our Oyster Team: Become an oyster grower in your river

  • Project Clean Stream: Removing debris from tributaries